Transitioning from IC to Design Manager

Jian Wei
Director of Design, Zendesk
What we covered:
  • What does it take to be a great design manager?
  • What are the skills and expectations as a manager vs
    an IC?
  • How do you dip your toes into design management?
  • How to manage the transition?
  • How do you know when you’re ready to be a design manager?